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GenderFeminine
ScriptsΙοκαστη Ancient Greek
PronouncedPron.jo-KAS-tə English
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Meaning & History

Latinized form of Greek Ιοκαστη (Iokaste), which is of unknown meaning. In Greek mythology she was the mother Oedipus by the Theban king Laius. In a case of tragic mistaken identity, she married her own son.
VariantIokaste

Categories

Greek mythology, Latinizations, Marvel characters, mothers, mythology, queens, Star Wars characters
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute